We are delighted that Tanya Talaga's incredible book All Our Relations has been shortlisted for The British Academy's Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding 2020. The international book prize, worth £25,000, rewards and celebrates the best works of non-fiction that have contributed to global cultural understanding, throwing new light on the interconnections and divisions shaping cultural identity worldwide.
The five Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize 2020 shortlisted writers will be brought together from around the world for a special live online event, in partnership with the London Review Bookshop, on Thursday 1 October. The event will be chaired by Ritula Shah, presenter of BBC Radio 4’s The World Tonight.
The shortlisted writers will also be in conversation in a special edition of Free Thinking on Tuesday 29 September and will be available worldwide as the BBC Arts & Ideas podcast. The winner will be announced on Tuesday 27 October.
For more information please visit The British Academy's website here. Congratulations to Tanya and the other shortlisted authors!